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Zoisite var. thulite

#59636

Zoisite var. thulite

#59636
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 3 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH) (RRUFF)
Locality
Mjønes Tunnel, Åstfjorden,Orkland, Trøndelag, Norway

Rich pink mass of Zoisite, variety thulite. It has an old label from Louis Reamer (1871-1965). Reamer was a charter member of the Newark Mineralogical Society and active in the New York Mineralogical Club. See prov. tab for the label photo.

Zoisite

Formula
Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH) 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Striated, Columnar 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
gray, apple green, brown, blue, rose red 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Even 
Hardness
6.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
RC Stamberg Collection
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